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Listing No. 28320

c. 1805 Federal
Centreville, MD

Stately 1805 architecture.

Inviting 19th c. wrap porches.

Bordley's landmark Entrance hall and stairway.

The Bordley House

A TRULY AMAZING VALUE - $550,000 ON ONE ACRE IN HISTORIC CENTREVILLE on Maryland's Eastern Shore. About 45 minutes from Annapolis, capital of State Maryland. One must see to appreciate this remarkable price! Owners highly motivated because of changes in their lifestyle.

A grand early house on ONE acre of land within Historic Town on Maryland's Eastern Shore. Landmark entrance hall and stairway known to Maryland Historical Trust as one of the very finest.

The quiet grandeur of this building is pronounced. The many fully restored (and lined) fireplaces, original floors, inviting porches on both first and second levels, high ceilings, fine woodwork and mantels emphasize its importance in architectural history. PLUS central air-conditioning.

Located in Centreville. Centreville is a swift distance from Annapolis, Washington and, to the North, Chestertown which is home to Washington College. BWI airport is just an hour drive.
A bedroom for both Anapolis, Baltimore and Washington
Bedrooms: 4
Full Bath(s): 3
Half Bath(s): 1

Heated Sq. Ft.: 3,760
Acres: 1.040


  • Basement
  • Dining room
  • Entry Hall
  • Foyer
  • Laundry Room
  • Living room
  • Utility Room
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • Dormers
  • Driveway - Paved
  • Fenced Yard
  • Garden
  • 2nd Staircase
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Grand staircase
  • High Ceilings
  • Original wood windows
  • Wood floors
  • Shingle Roof: Asphalt shingle
  • Tin Roof
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • 10-foot Ceilings
  • Plaster Walls
  • Ripple Glass
  • Servant's Staircase
  • Sleeping Porch
  • Transoms
  • Wrap-Around Porch
  • 1 block to shops
  • 5 fully lined original fireplaces
  • Alarm system.
  • Beautifully maintained grounds.
  • Blocks to Corsica river.
  • County seat of government.
  • Graceful traditional floor plan.
  • Handsome mature trees.
  • Meticulously preserved & maintained.
  • Modern heating and AC
  • Modern utilities
  • Most unusual grand stairway.
  • Off street parking
  • Original details abound.
  • Two-tiered porches into garden.
  • Waterfront historic town.

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